Georgian gold posy

Georgian gold posy "Our contract was heavens act" makers mark WT

Code: 11683

£1,100.00 Approx $1513.07, €1288.06
 

This is a wonderful Georgian gold posy ring, dating to the mid 18th century. The inside of the band is inscribed "Our contract was heavens act" a sentiment recorded in Evans (88) and one well suited as a wedding band. It bears a makers mark of 'WT' in Gothic lettering. Makers marks utilizing gothic capitals tend to date to the middle of the 18th century. Today this ring would make a choice and unique wedding band!

OBJECT: POSY RING

CULTURE:  GEORGIAN

DATE: c. 1740 A.D.

MATERIAL: GOLD 22k

RING SIZE:    8   (US)     Q  (UK)

SIZE: 21mm x 4mm

WEIGHT:  2.87 grams

PROVENANCE:  Formerly in a private collection, West Sussex. UK.